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Interpretation of landforms from aerial photographs

N. Keser

Interpretation of landforms from aerial photographs

with illustrations from British Columbia

by N. Keser

  • 231 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests, Information Services Branch in Victoria, B.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • Aerial photography in geomorphology.,
    • Landforms -- British Columbia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 207-209.

      StatementNurettin Keser.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB400.42.A35 K47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination217 p. :
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4214664M
      ISBN 10077198135X
      LC Control Number80494260

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Interpretation of landforms from aerial photographs by N. Keser Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book, which exemplifies Dr. Keser's long standing interest in aerial photograph interpretation, was originally prepared as a supplement to the British Columbia Forest Land Classification System. This title presents the identification of various landforms from aerial photographs.

A basic knowledge of geomorphology is essential for the accurate interpretation of landforms from photographs. From the Back Cover. The intent is to develop the users ability to interpret the landforms on any map or aerial photo.

Assuming that the user has a basic understanding of topographic maps, aerial photographs, map symbols, contour lines, topographic profiles, and geologic cross-sections, questions are posed to foster a mental process in problem solving/5(2).

The practical exercises contained in this popular workbook are designed to develop readers' ability to interpret the landforms on any map or aerial photo.

The questions posed foster the mental processes used in problem solving and have evolved over many years of use in the laboratory section of the authors' geomorphology courses.1/5(1).

The practical exercises contained in this popular workbook are designed to develop readers' ability to interpret the landforms on Interpretation of landforms from aerial photographs book map or aerial photo. The questions posed foster the mental processes used in problem solving and have evolved over many years of use in the laboratory section of the authors' geomorphology courses.

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The new edition also covers other forms of remote sensing with topics that include the most current information on orthophotography (including digital), soft copy photogrammetry, digital image capture and interpretation. Chapter 2 presents the geometry of aerial photographs, defining the principal point, nadir point, and vertical and oblique photographs.

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They enable the detection of small scale features and spatial relationships that would not be found on the ground. Mosaic 6. Photo-Interpretation 7. Analytical Treatment in Aerial Photography 8. Relief Displacement 9. Specifications. Introduction to Aerial Photography: Aerial photography consists of taking photographs at regular time intervals from an aeroplane flying along definite lines at a certain height (flight altitude) above ground level.

Economy of. Satellite photographs • Extensive collections of photographs have been acquired from manned and unmanned Earth or Mars-orbiting satellites. –Beginning inUSA acquired photographs of moon for Apollo mission –, USA declassified intelligence satellites photographs of Sino-Soviet acquired at m resolution.

Summary This chapter contains sections titled: Objectives Landform Recognition of Landform Questions and Problems References Landforms and Drainage Patterns - Aerial Photography and Image Interpretation - Wiley Online Library. The intent is to develop the users ability to interpret the landforms on any map or aerial photo.

Assuming that the user has a basic understanding of topographic maps, aerial photographs, map. Get this from a library. Interpretation of landforms from aerial photographs: with illustrations from British Columbia.

[N Keser]. Page 18 - The identification and interpretation of metamorphic rocks from aerial photographs is commonly difficult because large-scale distinguishing characteristics are generally lacking.

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4. to learn how to view and read aerial photos Preparatory reading in Marshak: p. INTRODUCTION: Topographic maps and air photos form the basis for the construction of geologic maps and for interpretation and mapping of landforms and erosional processes. Quantitative data derived from topographic maps (e.g., slope.The following material will help you understand the fundamentals of aerial photography by explaining these basic technical concepts.

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The principles of image interpretation have been developed empirically for more than years. The most basic are the .